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Shakespeare's Richard III seen from the Middle East

Latest update : 2008-05-28

The Royal Shakespeare Company picked the Bard's famous tragedy "Richard the Third" for its first production in Arabic. Adapted and directed by Sulayman Al-Bassam, the play draws a parallel between medieval times and today's Middle East.

Date created : 2008-05-28

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